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by kiwi
Wed May 23, 2018 11:50 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Canon Beck Road
Replies: 5
Views: 505

Re: Canon Beck Road

Clarence Street, by York Place, Rotherhithe, 1904. Clarence Street is now Canon Beck Road. York Place (no longer there) ran between the then Clarence Street and Swan Lane now Swan Road.
Clarence Street, by York Place, Rotherhithe, 1904. Clarence Street is now Canon Beck Road..jpg
Clarence Street, by York Place, Rotherhithe, 1904.
by kiwi
Wed May 23, 2018 11:16 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: BOROUGH MARKET
Replies: 7
Views: 775

Re: BOROUGH MARKET

Borough market 2016.jpg
Borough Market, Bedale  Street..jpg
Borough Market, Bedale Street
by kiwi
Wed May 23, 2018 10:55 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Jamaica Road/Union Road
Replies: 72
Views: 7506

Re: Jamaica Road/Union Road

Dockhead Stores pub. Built in 1884, local builders and builders' merchants were established here in 1876, they occupied these premises until the 1970s. At one time it was an Irish pub now offices. Corner of Jamaica Road and Tanner Street (right). Though this is Jamaica Road the address is given as T...
by kiwi
Wed May 23, 2018 10:14 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: St Marychurch Street
Replies: 5
Views: 762

Re: St Marychurch Street

In 1980, Time and Talents took over the Old Mortuary in Rotherhithe that had not been in use since 1965. After suitable renovation, a community centre was established and where an active programme is run that includes an Over 60s Club, an Arts and Crafts Group for the Over 50s, children’s drama, Bro...
by kiwi
Wed May 23, 2018 5:06 am
Forum: General Postings
Topic: FILMS/TV IN PLACES WE KNOW.
Replies: 18
Views: 1321

Re: FILMS/TV IN PLACES WE KNOW.

Film Georgy Girl,1966, Stars: James Mason, Lynn Redgrave, Charlotte Rampling, Alan Bates, Bill Owen.
Film Georgy Girl 1966 Cardinal's Wharf aka Bankside.jpg
Cardinal's Wharf aka Bankside 1966
Film Georgy Girl, Cardinal's Wharf aka Bankside and the Tate Modern, pity about that tree..jpg
Same Location 2017,Cardinal's Wharf aka Bankside and the Tate Modern, pity about that tree.
by kiwi
Tue May 22, 2018 3:46 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: New kent Road
Replies: 18
Views: 2207

Re: New kent Road

Turnpike in the New Kent Road near the Bricklayers' Arms Inn, Southwark,.jpg
Turnpike in the New Kent Road near the Bricklayers' Arms Inn, Southwark,
by kiwi
Tue May 22, 2018 3:36 am
Forum: History & War Years
Topic: Living in the Blitz
Replies: 41
Views: 7957

Re: Living in the Blitz

These are some of the things children wrote in their school books in South London during WW2. The innocence of children during such a dangerous and sad time in their lives can still make you smile. :) childen1.jpg children.jpg “In Wartime Children Who Lived In Big Cities Had to Be Evaporated Because...
by kiwi
Sun May 20, 2018 2:25 am
Forum: History & War Years
Topic: FRANK DAVIS, BRONZE CROSS
Replies: 2
Views: 817

Re: FRANK DAVIS, BRONZE CROSS

There are no local memorials that we know of, but Frank's name is recorded on the roll of honour held by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and in the WW2 Roll of Honour.
FRANK DAVIS.jpg
by kiwi
Sun May 20, 2018 2:16 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: WILLIAM COOPER LTD
Replies: 5
Views: 471

Re: WILLIAM COOPER LTD

COOPERS 3.jpg
COOPERS 4.jpg
by kiwi
Sun May 20, 2018 1:43 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Tooley Street
Replies: 32
Views: 3206

Re: Tooley Street

The brewery of Clowes, Newbury and Maddox sat on Stoney Lane, Tooley Street in Bermondsey, painted in 1827. Stoney Lane is now Abbotts Lane which is next to the old Fire Station. The brewery of Clowes, Newbury and Maddox sat on Stoney Lane, Tooley Street. Painting 1827..jpg Abbotts Lane, Tooley Stre...

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